Jul 062015
 

WSB Atlanta
Teacher accused of stealing money raised for cheerleading trip
WSB Atlanta
Officers say the money was donated by parents and collected from fundraisers for the school's Charles Drew Cheerleading Fund, but Washington never gave the money to the school's bookkeeper. Instead, police say she deposited it into another account.
Clayton County teacher accused of stealing cheerleading trip moneyAtlanta Journal Constitution

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Jul 062015
 

WLWT Cincinnati
Fairfield cheerleading 'team mom' sentenced to jail for theft from parents
WLWT Cincinnati
Robinson's attorney told Judge Joyce Campbell that Robinson lost her job and fell on hard times when she stole several thousand dollars from the Ohio Pink Panthers cheerleading team. Robinson was ordered to pay back more than $3,500 to 12 of the …

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Jul 062015
 

San Francisco Chronicle (subscription)
Calling cheerleading a sport undermines gender equity
San Francisco Chronicle (subscription)
First, the bill does not enhance safety for the vast majority of high school-sponsored cheerleaders in California, because they participate in “sideline” cheer, not “competition” cheer, the type covered in the bill. Sideline cheerleaders support and

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Jul 062015
 
Local cheerleading squad to attend Special Olympics World Games
WJLA
Team Joy is the Special Olympics Montgomery County cheerleading squad, and they are traveling to the Special Olympics World Games for the first time ever in the history of the organization. "Cheerleaders have never been at the World Games," Head Coach …

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Jul 062015
 

CBS Local
Fireworks To Be Sold During Cheerleading Squad's Fundraiser Stolen In
CBS Local
HUNTINGTON BEACH (CBSLA.com) — A stash of fireworks meant to be sold during a cheerleading squad's fundraiser in Huntington Beach was stolen this week. The squad from Edison High School isn't sure what else was taken in the theft Tuesday night …

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Jul 062015
 

Daily Mountain Eagle
Sumiton Christian revives youth football, cheerleading
Daily Mountain Eagle
Sumiton Christian is bringing back its youth football and cheerleading programs after a two-year absence. SUMITON — After a two-year absence, Sumiton Christian's youth football and cheerleading programs are making a comeback. In cooperation with …

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Jul 062015
 

Wicked Local Scituate
Sci-Coh Youth Football and Cheerleading hosts clinic for youngsters
Wicked Local Scituate
There was some serious fun happening at Scituate High School last Wednesday when Scituate/Cohasset Youth Football and Cheerleading hosted a "Cheer is Fun" clinic for girls in grades 2-8 who were interested in seeing what cheerleading is about.

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Jul 062015
 

Jezebel
'Grandfather of Modern Cheerleading' Lawrence Herkimer Has Died
Jezebel
Herkimer began his cheerleading career in high school, then, after graduating from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, began a cheerleading camp and cheerleading business. In fact, it was Herkimer who first patented cheerleading pompoms. According …
Remembering Dallas' Lawrence Herkimer, The Grandfather Of Modern KERA News
Cheerleading's top cheerleader, Lawrence Herkimer, dies in DallasDallas Morning News
Lawrence Herkimer, The Father Of Modern Cheerleading, Dies At 89NPR
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Jul 062015
 
Upward Flag Football and Cheerleading set
Jackson County Times-Journal
The First Baptist Church of Jackson is pleased to announce another year of Upward Flag Football and Cheerleading (season No. 9). The Upward programs are Christian-based and designed to enrich the lives of everyone involved throughout each activity, …

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Jul 062015
 

WSAV-TV
2015 SUMMER CHEERLEADING SPORTS CAMP
WSAV-TV
Girls ages 5-15 are pumped for the City of Savannah's Summer Cheerleading Sports Camp. Session three kicked off this morning with cheerleader advisors representing colleges in Georgia, South Carolina, and Calvary Day School. Campers will enjoy 4 …

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